On 9th June 2009, Ömer Toprak nearly lost his life in an accident that left him with serious injuries. He was operated on seven times and suffered serious burns, but managed to make a full recovery. Ten years on, he has enjoyed a successful career in which he has made over 200 Bundesliga appearances.
Rome quickly wants to forget the last season and to do so, they are looking at the market with insistence. The Italian squad has set their sights on two Chilean players, Charles Aránguiz and Erick Pulgar.
England starlet Jadon Sancho could crown a fine season by winning the Bundesliga title against the odds with Borussia Dortmund on Saturday, but he is not the only young talent to have enjoyed a breakthrough year in the Bundesliga.
Eintracht Frankfurt coach Adi Huetter said that Sunday was one of the worst days of his career as his side were thrashed 6-1 by Bayer Leverkusen, just days before they travel to Chelsea for the second leg of their Europa League semi-final tie.